Rouven Sattelmaier

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Rouven Sattelmaier
Rouven Kai Sattelmaier in Saint-Petersburg. 18 May 2011.png
Sattelmaier travelling to a UEFA Champions League match with Bayern Munich in 2011
Personal information
Full name Rouven Kai Sattelmaier
Date of birth (1987-08-07) 7 August 1987 (age 28)
Place of birth Ludwigsburg, West Germany
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Stuttgarter Kickers
Number 26
Youth career
1997–2000 TSV Affalterbach
2000–2001 VfB Stuttgart
2001–2003 SGV Freiberg
2003–2005 Stuttgarter Kickers
2005–2006 SSV Jahn Regensburg
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2007 SSV Jahn Regensburg II 2 (0)
2007–2010 SSV Jahn Regensburg 65 (0)
2010–2012 Bayern Munich II 26 (0)
2012 Bayern Munich 0 (0)
2013–2015 1. FC Heidenheim 13 (0)
2015– Stuttgarter Kickers 9 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16:59, 3 October 2015 (UTC).

† Appearances (goals)

Rouven Kai Sattelmaier (born 7 August 1987) is a German footballer who plays as goalkeeper for Stuttgarter Kickers.


Born in Ludwigsburg, Sattelmaier began his career 1997 in the youth team of TSV Affalterbach and was scouted in 2000 by VfB Stuttgart.[1] After only one year for VfB Stuttgart's youth team he was sold to SGV Freiberg. He played two years for Freiberg and joined Stuttgarter Kickers in 2003.[2] In season 2004–05 he won with the Stuttgarter Kickers the South German Championship and moved to SSV Jahn Regensburg[3] where he played his first season in the U-19 team. In winter 2006, Sattelmaier was promoted to the reserve team and earned his first two caps on professional stage in the Oberliga Bayern for SSV Jahn Regensburg.[4] In November 2008 he was called up to the 3. Liga team, due to an injury of goalkeeper Bastian Becker.[5] In 2010 he signed a two-year contract with the German record champions FC Bayern Munich[6] as keeper for their second team and third choice for the first-team, sharing both roles with Maximilian Riedmüller. He left Bayern after two years.

After his contract expired at Bayern he went on trial at Scottish Football League Third Division side Rangers.[7] After six months without a club, Sattelmaier signed for 1. FC Heidenheim in January 2013.



  1. ^ "Stuttgarter Zeitung: Affalterbacher wird Sportler des Jahres in Regensburg" [Stuttgarter Zeitung: Affalterbach guy is athlete of the year in Regensburg]. Stuttgarter Zeitung (in German). 20 February 2010. Retrieved 25 March 2010. 
  2. ^ "FC Bayern verpflichtet Torwart-Talent". Merkur Online (in German). 25 March 2010. Retrieved 25 March 2010. 
  3. ^ "Sattelmaier: "Alles ist optimal für mich gelaufen"" [Sattelmaier: "Everything worked optimal for me"]. DFB (in German). 25 March 2010. Retrieved 25 March 2010. 
  4. ^ "Regensburg steht an erster Stelle" [Regensburg has top priority]. (in German). 25 March 2010. Retrieved 25 March 2010. 
  5. ^ "Die Bayern holen Keeper Sattelmaier" [Bayern get keeper Sattelmaier]. (in German). 25 March 2010. Retrieved 25 March 2010. 
  6. ^ "Bundesliga: Bayern schnappen sich Sattelmaier" [Bundesliga: Bayern grab Sattelmaier]. Focus Online (in German). 25 March 2010. Retrieved 25 March 2010. 
  7. ^ "German goalkeeper on trial at Rangers". Scottish Football League. 21 August 2012. Retrieved 21 August 2012. 

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